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Twice Upon a Time Storytellers provide free performance

Storytellers Peggy and Gene  Helmick-RichardsonThe Franklin County Historical Association and The Texas Commission for the Arts will present Twice Upon a Time Storytellers at 7 p.m. Monday, June 4.

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Boots, Brew & Barbeque offers music, food, fun

The fifth annual Boots, Brew & Barbecue (B3) event will be from 3 p.m. to midnight Saturday, June 2 in downtown Mount Vernon.

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Woodwind Fireworks concert Sunday

Two sonatas by Johannes Brahms will be center stage in Mount Vernon Music’s Mother’s Day program “Woodwind Fireworks and Two Takes on Brahms” at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 13 in the Mount Vernon Music Hall.

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Man of Constant Sorrow

A group of Mount Vernon High School seniors “lip sync” to the Man of Constant Sorrow song during the Senior Slide Show Thurday, May 17.A group of Mount Vernon High School seniors “lip sync” to the Man of Constant Sorrow song during the Senior Slide Show Thurday, May 17.

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Plan a day out with mom on the square this Saturday

Second Saturday on the Square kicks off it’s 2018 season this week and offers the perfect combination of shopping, music and fun demonstrations for a Mother’s Day Weekend outing.

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Boots, Brew and Barbeque set June 2

Dust off your boots and get ready for the fifth annual Boots, Brew and Barbeque event, sponsored by the Mount Vernon Dance Club.

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International Food Festival

Jeanette Seijen serves a Dutch Bitterbal with mustard to Chi TranJeanette Seijen serves a Dutch Bitterbal with mustard to Chi Tran during the International Food Festival Saturday, April 28 on the downtown Mount Vernon plaza.

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Senior class members entertain at annual senior slide show

Jakayda Fountain, Taylor McCoy, James Nunley, and Mason Huddleston won posters.The 36th annual Senior Slide Show sponsored by the First National Bank of Mount Vernon entertained more than 250 people in the Mary Jennings Hall at the First United Methodist Church on Thursday, May 17.

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Spinning at the fair

Phyllis Neal demonstrated the art of spinning during the arts and crafts fair at the J. Boyd StudioPhyllis Neal demonstrated the art of spinning during the arts and crafts fair at the J. Boyd Studio on Saturday, April 21.

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